The Theatre’s playbill for the coming spring contains a few concerts with music from the age of Baroque. The series of ancient music concerts, Beauty That Supports My Life and Musica animam curat, will be continued. The Tempo Restauro baroque consort under Maria Maksimchuk will open a new series, Splendor of Baroque.
GoogleMaps invites you to a virtual tour of the Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Music Theatre. The auditorium, the foyer, our museum are open for you!
From April 11 through 17, 2015, the Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Music Theatre opens its stage for guest performers – world ballet stars. Taking part in the Theatre’s current repertoire will be Ivan Vasiliev, Vladimir Shklyarov, Polina Semionova, and Yonah Acosta.
Scenario: Vladimir Tarnopolski after Plato & Pliny the Elder
Compillation of the texts and additionally fragments: Ralph Guenther Mohnnau
Studio for New Music ensemble
Conductor Igor Dronov
Concept & Realisation: Palindrome Dance Company
Staging & Choreography: Robert Wechsler
Interactive video designer: Frieder Weiss
The award presentation and a ballet gala dedicated to the new laureates
On February 24, Stanislavsky Ballet’s principal dancer Ksenia Ryzhkova made her debut as Odetta/Odilia in the ballet Swan Lake. She was trained for the debut by Margarita Drozdova. Maria Beck made her debut in the pas de quatre.
The national newspaper Muzykalnoe Obozrenie (Musical Review) honored the ballet Tatiana as Event of the Year. The newspaper has awarded the yearly award, Events and Persons of the Year, since 1995. It is the only professional award in Russia in the field of academic music.
Today, on February 9, at 4pm, at the Radio Orpheus’s traditional Tuesday broadcast, the Stanislavsky Music Theatre’s principal singers Ksenia Dudnikova and Anton Zaraev will talk about rehearsals for Modest Mussorgsky’s opera Khovanshchina, whose opening night is scheduled for February 18.
On February 9, at the French Republic Ambassador’s residence, a ceremony took place of presenting the Order of Legion of Honor. French Ambassador Jean-Maurice Ripert handed the honorable distinctions to Elena Gagarina, General Manager of the Moscow Kremlin Museums, and Vladimir Urin, General Manager of the Bolshoi Theatre. In his gratitude address, Vladimir Urin heartily thanked the entire team of the Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Music Theatre who have participated in the majority or Russian and French joint projects.
Tonight, on January 30th, four of the Company’s soloists will debut in the following parts for the first time in "La Esmeralda": the People’s Artist of Russia Natalia Krapivina as Gudule, the People’s Artist of Russia Georgi Smilevski as Claude Frollo, Ivan Mikhalev as Phoebus and Vyacheslav Krut as Jester.
On January 28, the Moscow Conservatory Great Hall hosted a recital by Nikolay Erokhin (tenor), Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Music Theatre’s principal singer. Accompanying him was the Music Theatre’s Symphony Orchestra under Felix Korobov. Also singing were Natalia Muradymova (soprano) and Larisa Andreeva (mezzo-soprano).
On January 23 and 24, the following dancers performed for the first time in the ballet Swan Lake: Alexei Babaev as the Jester (Jan. 24), Yulia Stepanova as one of the three swans (Jan. 23), and Kirill Safin in Pas de quatre (Jan. 23)
The end of a year and the beginning of the next one is conventionally a time for summing-up. The Rossia-24 TV Channel presents its version of the most impressive events in the lives of Russia’s musical theatres in 2014.